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BARRIAS, Louis-Ernest

Paris 1841 - Paris 1905

Renommée

Fame

1893-1896

bronze

statue

Dimensions (HxWxD): 33 14 x 15 38 x 18 34 in.

Acc. No.: 84.1

Credit Line: Gift of the Estate of Dr. Thomas W. Evans, 1984

Photo credit: 2012 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

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Provenance

  • To 1897, Paris, Dr. Thomas W. Evans (1823-1897)
  • 1897-1984, The Thomas W. Evans Museum and Dental Institute, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
  • 1984, Gift of the Estate of Dr. Thomas W. Evans

Bibliography

  • Museum's website
  • 1989 Kjellberg
    Pierre Kjellberg, Les Bronzes du XIXe Siècle, Dictionnaire des Sculpteurs, 1989, ill. p. 49. ill.
  • 1996 Richard
    Paul Richard, "Gauguin's Fantasy Island," Washington Post, Style, 29 November 1996, ill. pp. C1-C2

Exhibitions

  • Museum's website, 2010

    1993 Washington
    Beaux-Arts to Moderne, Washington D.C., Federal Reserve Board, Fine Arts Program, 22 June-13 August 1993, no. 20, check list, p.16